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Oscar Envelopes Explained: How Presenters Get Winning Names

Oscar Envelopes Explained: How Presenters Get Winning Names

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Feb 27
A look at how the Academy Awards' winners envelopes are handled before being opened live onstage.

Trump Budget Will Hike Defense Spending by $54 Billion

Trump Budget Will Hike Defense Spending by $54 Billion

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor and Julice Pace | Feb 27
The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid.

Steve Harvey to Beatty: 'I Can Help You Get Through This!'

Steve Harvey to Beatty: 'I Can Help You Get Through This!'

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 27
If Warren Beatty needs someone to talk to following Sunday night's epic award mix-up at Sunday night's Oscars, Steve Harvey is open ears.

Trump Parody Musical Raises Funds for the ACLU

Trump Parody Musical Raises Funds for the ACLU

NEWS | Feb 27
Charles Osborne's "Trumped-Up Birthday Fever Dream: And Other Alternative Facts," a new musical, will premiere Wednesday March 1 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in New York City, in a one-night only event to raise money for the ACLU.

Patricia Arquette Upset Trans Sister Alexis Absent from Oscars 'In Memoriam'

Patricia Arquette Upset Trans Sister Alexis Absent from Oscars 'In Memoriam'

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 27
Patricia Arquette said she was glad to see a queer movie like "Moonlight" win Best Picture at the Oscars Sunday but said it's "unfortunate" her late sister, actress and trans activist Alexis Arquette, was not mentioned in the "In Memoriam" tribute.

HIV Prevention Via PrEP for African-American Women

HIV Prevention Via PrEP for African-American Women

NEWS | Feb 27
African-American women are more likely to be infected with HIV than other women, and many don't know it. So public health officials and advocates are trying to get the word out about PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis.

AP-NORC Poll: US Teens Disillusioned, Divided by Politics

AP-NORC Poll: US Teens Disillusioned, Divided by Politics

NEWS | By Gillian Flaccus | Feb 27
A new survey of children ages 13 to 17 finds that America's teens are almost as politically disillusioned and pessimistic about the nation's divisions as their parents. The difference? They aren't quite as quick to write off the future.

George W. Bush on Trump and Russia: 'We All Need Answers'

George W. Bush on Trump and Russia: 'We All Need Answers'

NEWS | Feb 27
Former President George W. Bush said "we all need answers" on the extent of contact between President Donald Trump's team and the Russian government, and didn't rule out the idea that a special prosecutor could be necessary to lead an investigation.

CeCe Peniston & Black Box Bring '90s Sound to The Dinah

CeCe Peniston & Black Box Bring '90s Sound to The Dinah

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 27
Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend is going back to the decade that brought us the ultimate best in dance music with two of the biggest club legends of the '90s: CeCe Peniston and Black Box.

Police: Drunken Man Hurls Slurs at Gay Couple in Florida

Police: Drunken Man Hurls Slurs at Gay Couple in Florida

NEWS | Feb 27
Police in Florida say a drunken man on a scooter hurled slurs and taunts at a gay couple in Key West.


Business

Google-Bred Company Accuses Uber of Self-Driving Car Theft

Google-Bred Company Accuses Uber of Self-Driving Car Theft

CORPORATE | By Michael Liedtke | Feb 27
A self-driving car company founded by Google is colliding with ride-haling service Uber in a court battle revolving around allegations of betrayal, high-tech espionage and greed.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Ann M. Job | Feb 25
GMC has given the Acadia the biggest makeover in its 10-year history, shrinking the size and the price of its best-selling SUV while making it more fuel efficient and giving it new technology.


Style

Milan's Fashion Scene Transitions With New Creatives

Milan's Fashion Scene Transitions With New Creatives

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Feb 27
A transition is underway in the Milan fashion scene, with new designers taking over traditional brands and younger creatives breaking out with their own labels.


Health/Fitness

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Feb 26
Enter the popular craze known as juicing - a healthy, practical trend that can help you pack precious nutrients into your diet. Here's all you need to know.


Travel

20 Injured as Float Crashes at Rio Carnival

20 Injured as Float Crashes at Rio Carnival

Feb 27
A float crashed during Rio de Janeiro's world famous Carnival parade Sunday evening and injured at least 20 people, including three people reported in serious condition, but organizers proceeded with the show.


Nightlife

New Orleans Launches 1st Ever Inclusive Mardi Gras Reverse Parade

New Orleans Launches 1st Ever Inclusive Mardi Gras Reverse Parade

LOCAL EVENTS | Feb 27
New Orleans tourism and community organizations partner to show spirit of welcome and message that the city is welcome to all